Pendant Lights Buying Guide
There’s much to consider when buying pendant lights given their versatility and variety. Our buying guide gets to the nitty gritty of pendant lighting to help you get sizing, placement and aesthetics just right.
Flush Mount Lighting Buying Guide
Flush mount lights, also known as batten lights or close to ceiling lights, are lighting options that are mounted onto a ceiling with little or no space in between.
Light Bulb Buying Guide
It’s all in the light bulb when it comes to making a space functional and appealing. Our bulb buying guide tackles the technical aspects and their importance, to help you easily grasp all things bulbs.
Wall Light Buying Guide
Be it for a bedside or an outdoor setting, wall lights are useful and stylish lighting solutions. Our buying guide reveals what you need know about wall lights including their different uses.
Festoon Lighting Buying Guide
Explore the what, the why and the how in relation to festoon lights. Our buying guide addresses all your questions and more so that you can achieve the perfect outdoor setting.
Chandelier Buying Guide
Chandeliers are a great way to make a stunning lighting statement in your space. Our buying guide helps you navigate styles, size and scale, and much more to ensure you achieve the right look
How to Choose Linear Lights
Linear lights are best described as lighting fixtures that use long LED bulbs or fluorescent tubes that can be suspended or attached to a ceiling or wall. Often, these are found in offices, lining ceilings with two tube fluorescent bulbs and are generally rectangular in shape.
Table and Floor Lamp Guide
Floor and Table lamps not only act as a light source, create ambiance and add interest in empty spaces in addition to furniture.
How To Choose The Right Spotlights
Spotlights are lighting fixtures that produce a directional cone or cylindrical light. Residential or commercial spotlight designs stem from lights used for stage or theatre productions. They follow a similar purpose and function by providing directional illumination and can come with anywhere between one to four lights per fixture.
How to Choose Outdoor Lighting for your Home: A Buying Guide
Outdoor lights are fittings that are suitable for outdoor application as they are designed to withstand exposure to environmental elements. They are vital to a home as they extend functionality and convenience to outdoor spaces while also adding an important layer of security. They are an investment in your home, as well as your lifestyle.
IP Ratings Explained
When shopping around for items such as speakers, light fittings or even smart phones, you might have come across IP ratings denoted as IP44, IP65 or similar. They are usually associated with a range of electrical and electronic goods. Maybe you have stopped to wonder how ‘weatherproof’ is the product you are about to purchase? Your answer lies with its IP rating and if it has one at all.
Lighting Buying Guides
Looking for some tips on how best to light your home, have a read of our informative lighting buying guides.